Christian Niemeyer - Heldenbuch. Ein Denkmal der Großthaten in den Befreiungskriegen von 1808-1815. - 1845

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Christian Niemeyer - Heldenbuch. Ein Denkmal der Großthaten in den Befreiungskriegen von 1808-1815. - 1845
History - Quantity: 1 - Hand coloured illustrations - Book

Full title: "Heldenbuch. Ein Denkmal der Großthaten in den Befreiungskriegen von 1808 - 1815. Deutschen Vaterlandsfreunden und besonders der Jugend gewidmet."

VIII, 424 pp. There is also one leaf (2 sides) of neat small manuscript written to the last blank leaf. This writing about events in October 1809.

10 (1 hand coloured) steel engraving plates. Most of the plates are portraits of eminent people.

Contemporary hardback, with glossy embossed pattern. Gilt titles to spine. A little rubbing to the hardback, but still attractive. light foxing throughout, but the plates have moderate foxing.

Seventh edition, again enlarged and carefully corrected after the best and newest works and news published since 1831.

Block 5064/2; Doderer II, 554 f. -

Johann Christian Ludwig Niemeyer (1772 Weferlingen near Magdeburg - 1857 Halberstadt)

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History
Author/ Illustrator
Christian Niemeyer
Book Title
Heldenbuch. Ein Denkmal der Großthaten in den Befreiungskriegen von 1808-1815.
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1845
Edition
Reprint
Language
German
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Leipzig : Baumgärtner
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Hand coloured illustrations
Number of pages
424
Dimensions
20.5×14.5 cm
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